Escaping Afghanistan: Inside Operation Soccer Balls

, Escaping Afghanistan: Inside Operation Soccer Balls, The Evepost BBC News
, Escaping Afghanistan: Inside Operation Soccer Balls, The Evepost BBC News

It’s been more than two months since the national Afghanistan girls football team fled their country.

They faced abuse and violence after the Taliban banned women from taking part in sports.

, Escaping Afghanistan: Inside Operation Soccer Balls, The Evepost BBC News

BBC correspondent Caroline Hawley went to meet the girls to see how they were finding their new home, and hear about the life-changing mission that enabled them to escape.

Filmed, edited & produced by Samantha Everett